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Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Wed Apr 23, 2014 11:51 AM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Gains continue to expand in lean hog futures with nearby contracts holding gains of $2 to $2.50 per cwt. The firmness of cash hog prices and strong carcass value support in the morning report have sparked buyer interest in June through December contract months. Cattle futures have moved higher, but buyer interest is limited late Wednesday morning.

Posted 10:44 -- Strong gains continue to hold across in lean hogs with July futures holding a triple-digit gain of $1.12 per cwt as traders once again return to the concern of tight supplies through the summer months. June futures ...

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